Professional Biography

Graham M. Wilson Partner



Graham Wilson focuses his practice on Political Law and Litigation. He counsels clients on federal and state campaign finance law, voting rights, Congressional and Executive Branch ethics regulations. Graham also advises clients on lobbying registration and disclosure, foreign agents' registration requirements, and pay-to-play laws. His work brings him before the Federal Election Commission, federal and state prosecutors, and state lobbying and campaign finance regulators. Graham's clients include the Democratic National Committee as well as other party and candidate committees.

Before joining Perkins Coie, Graham served as an attorney at the Federal Election Commission, Office of General Counsel, Litigation Division.

Professional Recognition

  • Named by Washingtonian Magazine as a "Top Lawyer" for campaign and election law

Related Employment

  • Federal Election Commission, Attorney, 2008 - 2009
  • Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Preston Gates Ellis LLP, Attorney, 2005 - 2007




Areas of Focus

Bar and Court Admissions

  • District of Columbia


  • University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 2004,
    Editorial Board, Virginia Environmental Law Journal
  • Carleton College, B.A.,
    magna cum laude
    , 2001